How do I connect and disconnect a USB Device to my Samsung television?

Last Update date : Nov 11. 2021

Please Note: The information on this page is for New Zealand products only. Sequences or settings will vary depending on location and/or where the product had been purchased. To be redirected to your local support page please click here.


USB Device Connection

1 Please plug a USB storage device into a USB port at the back of your TV

In QLED, SUHD and Full HD TVs, a pop-up message appears and lets you move easily to the multimedia content list on the device. Then, you can select an item to play from the list.

2 Press the Source button on your remote

Then select USB Device USB

OR Press the HOME button on your remote, navigate to Source and choose USB Device / Connected Device

3 Select the media file you want to play
4 Press the Enter button to show the control panel

- If you want to play another media saved in your USB device, press Return button on your remote and it will return to the MY CONTENT page. 


USB Device Removal

Press SOURCE to access the Source screen.

Select the USB device you want to remove and then select Tools at the top of the screen.  

Select Disconnect USB Device from the list to safely remove the selected USB device.

For model specific details, please see the user manual for the device on our Manuals and Downloads page.  

For all other queries or further technical assistance, please call Samsung Customer Care on 0800 726 786 or Live Chat with our Technical Team online, services are open 24 hours, 7 days.

Please click the submit button below to share your feedback with us. Thank you for your participation.

Thank you for your feedback!